Bates Wins NSF Grad Fellowship
Savannah Bates, a PhD student in the Biomathematics Graduate Program, was awarded a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation. Savannah works with Cristina Lanzas (NCSU Veterinary Medicine) on multi-scale modeling of Clostridioides difficile ("C. diff") infection within and between people in a hospital. Congratulations to Savannah on winning this highly competitive award.
Awards for excellence in classroom teaching
Please, join me in congratulating Suzanne Crifo, Grace Stadnyk and Anila Yadavalli.
3 Minute Thesis finalists
Mathematics graduate students Katie Ahrens and Melissa Gaddy are both finalists in the 2018 NC State 3MT (3 Minute Thesis) competition. It is remarkable that out of 10 finalists, university wide, two are from Mathematics.
NSF GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION PREPARATION WORKSHOP – SEPTEMBER 18th
The Graduate School will sponsor a workshop for students interested in applying for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP). At the workshop, participants will hear from a panel that includes those who have reviewed GRFP applications for NSF, as well as other experts on the review process. The panel will provide valuable advice on how to put together a winning application.
Three Minute Thesis
Join the Graduate School for the 4th annual Three Minute Thesis on October 30, 2018. Ten finalists will have three minutes to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance. 3MT® develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills and supports the development of research students’ capacity to effectively explain their research in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.
There are been recent changes regarding audits at the graduate level. To register as "audit" for a given graduate class, students now need to fill this form.
14th Annual UNCG RMSC Conference Saturday, November 3, 2018
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro will host the 14th Annual UNCG Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference on Saturday, November 3, 2018. We would like to invite your undergraduate and graduate students to come and share their research experience with students from other regional institutions.
Maltbie Award Recipients
Congratulations to Elyse Rogers and Michael Ruddy (Department of Mathematics), who are both the recipients of the Maltbie Award this year. The award was established in 1979 by Professor and Mrs. Maltbie to be given to graduate Teaching Assistants who have excelled in teaching.
Winton-Rose Award Recipients
Daniel Bernstein and Joey Hart (Department of Mathematics) are the recipients of the Winton-Rose Award this year. The award recognizes excellence in research and was established in 1987 by Professors Rose and Winton.
Colebank and Wolfkill receive the H.T. Banks Award
Mitchel Colebank and Karlan Wolfkill are the first recipients of the H.T. Banks Awards. The awards reward outstanding graduate students who are associated with the Center for Research in Scientific Computing (CRSC).